Incident at 2205 Hayes #5215
November 27, 2005 -- The fatal
shooting of a child at 2205 Hayes #5215 about 5:30 p.m. on Saturday
(November 26) will be referred to a Harris County grand jury.
The victim, a 13 year old child, suffered a gunshot
wound to the head and was pronounced dead at the scene.
HPD Homicide Division Sergeant C.J. Grysen and
Officer T. Hufstedler reported:
The victim was sitting inside his residence when
a single shot came through the wall and struck him in the head.
A resident in an adjacent apartment had reportedly been unloading
a shotgun when it discharged, going through two walls before striking
the victim. No charges are being filed at this time.
For additional information, please
contact the HPD Public Affairs Division at 713-308-3200.